Love’s Labors Lost – Christine E. Ray

she had moved many times in her life not unexpectedly some belongings became lost were left behind inadvertently or on purpose when they caused her pain didn’t fit her life anymore couldn’t be squeezed into the overstuffed car before making her escape boxes had been ruined in a basement flood flotsam and jetsam from her … Continue reading Love’s Labors Lost – Christine E. Ray

The Words

Seamstress@catschappach “That’s what careless words do. They make people love you a little less.” ― Arundhati Roy, The God of Small Things The poisoned words slithered in and out of loose threaded seams, re-opening old wounds with venomous fangs.Soon, she realized all she needed to do was double-stitch them up tight so the words would never get through.But words have an uncanny … Continue reading The Words

Alliteration by Liyona

Moments materialize making my mind melt. Someone simply stands singing songs softly. When will waters wander without woe?   Written by Liyona. Her other poems can be found on the blog The Life and Times of a Quirky Character. Photo by Jake Melara on Unsplash.

Guest Barista: I’ve Loved You Many Times Before – Mathew/Blog of the Wolf Boy

Our love, it comes and goes, it seems, As if I’m living in a dream. In one moment, we’re on fire And in the next, Simply embers, Of all our past desires. ~ There’s a space in my heart, Reserved for you. When you’d left, love laid bare. When you’d near, love accrued. If I … Continue reading Guest Barista: I’ve Loved You Many Times Before – Mathew/Blog of the Wolf Boy

Guest Barista: The Steering Wheel – Mathew/Blog of the Wolf Boy

Another day, another dollar, Driving to work with those same White knuckles, Which grip and steer the heart of his vehicle. He’s finding no safety in these seat-belt buckles. If he doesn’t crash this car himself, It’d be a miracle. ~ Listening to the same old song On the American top forty. He knows his … Continue reading Guest Barista: The Steering Wheel – Mathew/Blog of the Wolf Boy

Guest Barista: A Night of Seduction – Taylor/TheBrokenInsideMe & Mathew/Blog of the Wolf Boy

The Seductress (TheBrokenInsideMe) She twirled her fingers around those long golden curls. She knew she had his attention, Reeling in his fascination. Come closer, let me pull you into my desire. Pulse tickling in her chest, Thoughts of lust, leading to urgent need. Slowly and deliberately she leaned just close enough to ensure her alluring … Continue reading Guest Barista: A Night of Seduction – Taylor/TheBrokenInsideMe & Mathew/Blog of the Wolf Boy